Ramadan in Dubai has arrived and residents are already looking for the top Iftar and Suhoor offers in the city during the Holy Month. If you want to experience the best Suhoor in Dubai this year, MyBayut has you covered. We’ve compiled a list of excellent restaurants serving up absolutely delicious pre-fast culinary treats.
Many of the city’s fine-dining restaurants have special menus for lower prices during Ramadan, meaning there’s serious competition for the best Suhoor deals in Dubai. Whether it’s Suhoor buffets or à la carte options, you’ll find cuisine to suit every palate. Let’s tuck in.
BEST SUHOOR IN DUBAI FOR AED 160 OR MORE
Suhoor and Iftar are the times when families and friends come together to enjoy amazing food and celebrate the Holy Month. Although there are a set of nationwide COVID-19 related restrictions for Dubai during Ramadan 2021, you can still find great deals at many of the city’s popular eateries.
Suhoor at these upscale restaurants will cost you around AED 160 or above per person.
LE PETIT CHEF SUHOOR AT KEMPINSKI HOTEL
All the way from France to your very own Mall of the Emirates – The Le Petit Chef is here to offer you one of the best Suhoor dining experiences in town. Guests can dine on a six-course menu featuring a sample of cuisines along the Silk Route. Those living in the Al Barsha area and looking for an immersive dining experience should definitely consider this event. You must book in advance as only limited seats are available.
- Location: Kempinski Hotel, Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha
- Cost: AED 390 per person
- Timings: 07:45 pm – 09:00 pm
- Contact: +971-04-409-5999
SULTAN’S LOUNGE AT JUMEIRAH ZABEEL SARAY
Enjoy a delightful suhoor in an Ottoman-inspired setting. Located on the ground floor of the grand Jumeirah Zabeel Sarah hotel, the eatery offers an extensive suhoor à la carte menu including tabbouleh, hummus and moutabel along with the main course – the highlight of which is the traditional machboos robian. There are also soups, drinks and sweets on the menu. Gluten-free and diabetic-friendly options are also available on request.
- Location: Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah
- Cost: Around AED 225 per person
- Timings: 09:00 pm – 02:00 am
- Contact: +971-4-453-0444
CARA – THE RITZ-CARLTON DUBAI
This fine-dining eatery at The Ritz-Carlton Dubai invites guests to a memorable culinary journey. Celebrate the Holy Month, creating unforgettable memories at Cara, a contemporary restaurant of the exotic hotel.
If you are planning to hold an exquisite Suhoor in Dubai, then this is the place to be. From Arabic mix grill to jumbo prawns, you can find the best of the Middle Eastern cuisine here. The must-try items on the menu are chicken shawarma and over-baked manakish. Complete your meal with sweet delicacies like saffron rice pudding, Turkish ice cream and mixed berry cobbler, to name a few.
- Location: The Ritz-Carlton Dubai International Financial Centre
- Cost: AED 219 per person | AED 110 per child (kids under 6 years of age are free)
- Timings: Sunset to 08:30 pm
- Contact: +971-4-777-2223
After 09:30 pm, you can order from their à la carte menu for a minimum of AED 150 per person.
Enjoy a luxurious Suhoor in the gorgeous alfresco setting of the Armani Pavillion, which sits at the foot of the Burj Khalifa and overlooks the dazzling Dubai Fountain. You can also treat yourself to an Arabesque luxury treatment at the Armani Spa, offering special Ramadan services. Located in the buzzing heart of the city, this place offers one of the best deals for Suhoor in Dubai, especially for tenants living in the apartments in Downtown Dubai.
- Location: Armani/Pavilion, Burj Khalifa
- Cost: AED 195 per person, food sharing
- Timings: 10:00 pm to 01:00 am
- Contact: +971-4-888-3666
PEARL LOUNGE AT JUMEIRAH BEACH HOTEL
Bring your family to the exquisite Pearl Lounge and enjoy a traditional suhoor with food served directly to the table. From cold appetisers and manakish to seafood and The Charcoal Grill, the Pearl Lounge surely offers the most extensive Suhoor menu in the city.
- Location: Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Umm Suqeim
- Cost: AED 195 per person | shisha also available
- Timings: 06:30 pm to 12:30 am
- Contact: +971-4-432-3232
CABANA AT ADDRESS DUBAI MALL
Another restaurant open for suhoor in Dubai is the poolside Cabana at Address Dubai Mall. Boasting an infinity pool and stunning views of Burj Khalifa, guests can choose from an Arabic-inspired à la carte menu. A live oud musician adds to the relaxed ambience of this sleek poolside restaurant in Downtown Dubai. Note that a maximum of seven persons is allowed per table.
- Location: Address Dubai Mall
- Price: AED 195 per person
- Timings: 09:00 pm – 12:00 am
- Contact: +971-4-438-8666
EWAAN – PALACE DOWNTOWN
After a delectable Iftar dinner, recharge yourself for the next day of fasting at Ewaan, one of the best restaurants in Downtown Dubai. The alfresco terrace and live oud notes are surely going to impress your guests for Suhoor at Address Dubai Marina. This fine-dining restaurant offers its signature dishes in an authentic Arabian buffet. Enjoy their Levantine specialities with Hubbly Bubbly while enjoying the beautiful views of the water and palm trees. Note that advance booking is mandatory.
- Location: Palace Downtown, Downtown Dubai
- Cost: AED 170 per person for adults | Half price for kids (inclusive of buffet)
- Timings: Sunday to Thursday 10:00 pm – 01:00 am, Friday to Saturday 10:00 pm-02:00 am
- Contact: + 971-4-428-7938
AMASEENA – THE RITZ-CARLTON
With splendid views and sleek interiors, indulge in an upscale Suhoor in Dubai at Amaseena, Ritz Carlton DIFC, which offers the best of the Arabian culture. Chef Rami create delectable dishes cooked in traditional spices. The nine food stations offer delicacies from Morrocan, Lebanese and other cuisines. The mouth-watering food under a star-filled sky accompanied by the sounds of Arabic music will leave you asking for more.
- Location: The Ritz-Carlton Dubai, The Walk, Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR)
- Cost: AED 160 per person inclusive of buffet, water and juices (Thursday to Saturday) | à la carte with dishes starting from AED 35 (Sunday to Wednesday) | 50% off for kids 6 to 12 years of age | kids below 5 years for free
- Timings: 10:00 pm to 2:00 am
- Contact: +971-4-318-6150
AL MANDHAR AT JUMEIRAH AL NASEEM
Enjoy an amalgamation of sweet and savoury delicacies at Al Mandhar. This elegant lounge is famous for its mouth-watering Moroccan dishes and a cosy ambience. Their set menu for iftar has a variety of hot and cold mezzeh with delicious Arabic bread. Their cheese platter is the must-try item on the menu.
- Location: Jumeirah Al Naseem Hotel, Madinat Jumeirah
- Cost: AED 150 per person
- Timings: 11:00 pm – 03:00 am
- Contact: +971-4-526-0024
There are other countless options in the city for breaking the fast with luxury. Apart from the above-mentioned eateries, you can try Noor Lounge at Jumeirah Beach Road or any of the newly-opened places: Armani Pavilion – Armani Hotel Dubai and The Beach Grill – Address Beach Resort.
BEST SUHOOR IN DUBAI FOR LESS THAN AED 100
For diners looking for more Suhoor deals in Dubai, take a look at these restaurants open for Suhoor that offer budget-friendly options under AED 100 per person.
BESH – SHERATON DUBAI
Try the traditional Turkish dishes like never before! At Besh, you find food prepared from the spices brought directly from Turkey’s spice markets. Flour comes from Anatolia, while the olive oil used in the dishes is also sourced from a Turkish brand. The restaurant offers a scrumptious dessert buffet at its Vintage Terrace. You can enjoy the beautiful Dubai skyline along with the aromatic flavours of shisha. À la carte menu is also available.
- Location: Sheraton Dubai, Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha
- Cost: AED 60 per person including dessert buffet and 1 complimentary coffee | Shisha flavours available separately
- Timings: 05:00 pm to 01:00 am
- Contact: + 971-4-377-2353
FLOW KITCHEN – FAIRMONT THE PALM
This Ramadan, Flow Kitchen brings you the perfect setting to begin your fast for Suhoor with traditional Arabic delights to cater to every palette. With a laid back environment and breathtaking views of Dubai Marina, enjoying a scrumptious meal at this upscale eatery is the best way to celebrate Ramadan in Dubai.
A five-star Arabian-style resort, Fairmont The Palm is located in the heart of the magnificent Palm Jumeriah. Both indoor and outdoor seating is available. Shisha services are open from 7:30 pm to 01:00 am.
- Location: Fairmont The Palm, Palm Jumeirah
- Cost: AED 55 for two people
- Timings: 09:00 pm to 01:00 am
- Contact: +971-4-317-2236
AWTAR – GRAND HYATT DUBAI
Located at the Grand Hyatt hotel, this Middle Eastern eatery offers the best in Lebanese cuisine. Considered the safest bet for group dining in Dubai, Awtar can be a perfect venue for your next Suhoor gathering. There is a lot on their à la carte menu to top off your dining experience, from soft lamb to sizzling seafood. The restaurant has many amazing shisha flavours to make your evening more enjoyable.
- Location: Grand Hyatt Dubai, Umm Hurair 2, Umm Hurair
- Cost: AED 50 per person (kids not allowed)
- Timings: 09:00 pm to 02:00 am
- Contact: +971-4-317-2236
During Ramadan, Spinzer offers a Suhoor journey of Indian and Pakistani flavours. It is among the affordable restaurants for Suhoor Dubai. Try their achari chicken, shami bun kebab, tandoor roti, haleem, rolls and keema at reasonable prices. For vegetarians, there is a veg combo on the sehri menu for AED 15. Their special combos are only available from 01:00 am to 03:00 am. Each combo is served with two breads and is for one person.
- Location: Al Barsha Premium Hotel Apartments building, Al Barsha, Dubai
- Cost: AED 48 per person
- Timings: Up till 03:30 am
- Contact: + 971-4-323-6701
Light on the pocket, Dastarkhwan is an excellent choice if you want to enjoy a delicious iftar buffet in Jumeirah Lake Towers. In the Suhoor buffet, you can enjoy Kabuli pulao, mix grill platter, chicken shawarma, bhindi masala, kheer and much more. The eatery also offers an Iftar buffet at a very reasonable price.
- Location: BC 4 Tower, Cluster N, Jumeirah Lake Towers (JLT)
- Cost: AED 55 per person
- Timings: 01:00 am to 04:00 am
- Contact: +971-4-317-2236
If you are looking for more pocket-friendly options, then check out these other affordable restaurants for Suhoor Dubai:
- Location: France Cluster, International City, Dubai
- Cost: Buffet for AED 20
- Timings: Monday to Sunday 12:00 am to 04:00 am
- Contact: +971-4-526-9398
- Location: Al Nahda Street 129, Qusais, Dubai
- Cost: Buffet for AED 18
- Timings: Monday to Sunday 12:00 am to 02:00 am
- Contact: +971-4-399-4499
CHUTNEY AND ROLL
- Location: France Cluster, International City, Dubai
- Cost: Buffet for AED 16
- Timings: Monday to Sunday 01:00 am to 03:30 am
- Contact: +971-4-454-7700
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
WHAT ARE THE SUHOOR TIMINGS IN DUBAI?
If you want to know the exact timings for Suhoor, Iftar and prayers, our UAE Ramadan Calendar 2021 has all the info you need.
WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN SUHOOR AND IFTAR?
During the Holy Month of Ramadan, Muslims take two meals a day. Iftar is what you eat when you break the fast, while Suhoor is a meal you take before the fast. There are many restaurants in the UAE that host buffets, special events and activities for Iftar and Suhoor throughout the month.
And that wraps up Bayut’s guide to the top restaurants for Suhoor in Dubai! These are some of the best Suhoor deals in Dubai 2021. In addition to the above restaurants for Suhoor, there are also some fabulous options for dine-in Iftar in Dubai, with set menus, buffets and more. If you want to enjoy an Iftar dinner without breaking the bank, have a read of our guide to budget-friendly restaurants for Iftar in Dubai.
Stay tuned to MyBayut for some best deals in Ramadan in Dubai and other updates about the Holy Month.